Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Philosophy

  • Rights to a Green Future? (Open Access): Uncertainty and Intergenerational Human Rights book cover

    Rights to a Green Future? (Open Access)

    Uncertainty and Intergenerational Human Rights

    Edited by Gerhard Bos, Naomi van Steenbergen, Marcus Düwell

    Do we have an obligation to live sustainably in order to preserve the natural world for future generations? This book explores ecological sustainability as a human rights issue and examines what our long-term responsibilities might be. This interdisciplinary collection of chapters provides a basis…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Philosophy and Nature Sports book cover

    Philosophy and Nature Sports

    By Kevin Krein

    With adventure and lifestyle sports continuing to grow in popularity, this book provides a comprehensive philosophical analysis of issues relating to nature sports. It offers an inquiry into how nature sports differ from mainstream sports, how these differences are related to their value as human…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Food, Farming and Religion: Emerging Ethical Perspectives book cover

    Food, Farming and Religion

    Emerging Ethical Perspectives

    By Gretel Van Wieren

    Although the religious and ethical consideration of food and eating is not a new phenomenon, the debate about food and eating today is distinctly different from most of what has preceded it in the history of Western culture. Yet the field of environmental ethics, especially religious approaches to…

    Paperback – 2018-05-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • New Moral Natures in Tourism book cover

    New Moral Natures in Tourism

    Edited by Bryan S. R. Grimwood, Kellee Caton, Lisa Cooke

    How do we understand human-nature relationships in tourism, or determine the consequences of these relationships to be "good", "bad", "right", "wrong", "fair", or "just"? What theoretical and philosophical perspectives can usefully orient us in the production and consumption of tourism towards…

    Hardback – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Ethics of Tourism Series

  • Personal Sustainability: Exploring the Far Side of Sustainable Development book cover

    Personal Sustainability

    Exploring the Far Side of Sustainable Development

    Edited by Oliver Parodi, Kaidi Tamm

    Transition to sustainability is stuck and academic research has not resulted in significant change so far. A large void in sustainability research and the understanding of sustainable development is an important reason for this. Personal Sustainability seeks to address this void, opening up a whole…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • The Routledge Handbook of Religious Naturalism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Religious Naturalism

    Edited by Donald A. Crosby, Jerome A. Stone

    Ecological crisis is being widely discussed in society today and therefore, the subject of religious naturalism has emerged as a major topic in religion. The Routledge Handbook of Religious Naturalism is an outstanding reference source to the key topics, problems, and debates in this exciting…

    Hardback – 2018-03-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Religion

  • Jainism and Environmental Philosophy: Karma and the Web of Life book cover

    Jainism and Environmental Philosophy

    Karma and the Web of Life

    By Aidan Rankin

    Environmental policy agendas, activism and academic research into ecological questions are all predominantly derived from the philosophical perspectives of the west. At national and global levels, environmental policy-makers tend to work according to western-based methodologies. At the same time…

    Hardback – 2018-02-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Chinese Environmental Aesthetics: Wangheng Chen, Wuhan University, China, translated by Feng Su, Hunan Normal University, China book cover

    Chinese Environmental Aesthetics

    Wangheng Chen, Wuhan University, China, translated by Feng Su, Hunan Normal University, China

    Edited by Gerald Cipriani

    China is currently afflicted by enormous environmental problems. This book, drawing on ancient and modern Chinese environmental thinking, considers what it is that makes an environment a desirable place for living. The book emphasises ideas of beauty, and discusses how these ideas can be applied in…

    Paperback – 2018-01-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Emergent Possibilities for Global Sustainability: Intersections of race, class and gender book cover

    Emergent Possibilities for Global Sustainability

    Intersections of race, class and gender

    Edited by Phoebe Godfrey, Denise Torres

    It must be acknowledged that any solutions to anthropogenic Global Climate Change (GCC) are interdependent and ultimately inseparable from both its causes and consequences. As a result, limited analyses must be abandoned in favour of intersectional theories and practices. Emergent Possibilities for…

    Paperback – 2018-01-20 
    Routledge

  • After the Death of Nature: Carolyn Merchant and the Future of Human-Nature Relations book cover

    After the Death of Nature

    Carolyn Merchant and the Future of Human-Nature Relations

    Edited by Kenneth Worthy, Elizabeth Allison, Whitney Bauman

    Carolyn Merchant stands as one of the most influential scholars in all of environmental studies. A pioneer in two fields—environmental history and ecofeminism—who has produced groundbreaking work in a number of other far-flung fields including the history of science and art history, Merchant has…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Systemic Crises of Global Climate Change: Intersections of race, class and gender book cover

    Systemic Crises of Global Climate Change

    Intersections of race, class and gender

    Edited by Phoebe Godfrey, Denise Torres

    Sociological literature tends to view the social categories of race, class and gender as distinct and has avoided discussing how multiple intersections inform and contribute to experiences of injustice and inequity. This limited focus is clearly inadequate. Systemic Crises of Global Climate Change…

    Paperback – 2018-01-10 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Perspectives on Ecofeminism book cover

    Contemporary Perspectives on Ecofeminism

    Edited by Mary Phillips, Nick Rumens

    Why is ecofeminism still needed to address the environmental emergencies and challenges of our times? Ecofeminism has a chequered history in terms of its popularity and its perceived value in conceptualizing the relationship between gender and nature as well as feeding forms of activism that aim to…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 
    Routledge

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